Patriotic Twizzlers Twists Treats

Twizzlers Twists Treat Bags at www.happyhourprojects.com | Part star-spangled craft, part sweet summer treat, and totally easy to add to your party! #sponsored #HersheySummerFun

Today’s hour-or-less sweet holiday treat and craft is sponsored by The Hershey Company.   Every year I wait for it: the official-unofficial-start-of-summer.  Memorial Day weekend!  We spend the holiday weekend getting ready for deck weather and celebrating our veterans with a parade and an annual barbecue.  It’s a low-key celebration with a dozen or so […]

Parenting Is Tough… But You’re Doin’ Good

Know a Parent Who's Doin' Good? Tell Them with the Minute Maid® "Doin' Good" Initiative at www.happyhourprojects.com

Parenting is tough for a lot of reasons. But mostly, it’s tough because we don’t get a lot of feedback in this line of work. There’s no performance evaluation. There’s no report card. A lot of times, there’s no feedback at all until something goes wrong… and also sometimes, when something goes right. I was really moved when I […]

Stress Less: “Taco ‘Bout a Future” Catered Graduation Party Ideas

“Taco ‘Bout a Future” Graduation Party | Host a Mexican-Themed Catered Party with Qdoba and Ideas from Evite

Today’s easy graduation party ideas are sponsored by Evite and Qdoba. Are you planning a party for your graduate this year?  What a stressful thing that can be!  Just prepping the house to have all those guest can be exhausting enough, before you ever get to the party planning – and much less, the party […]

Decor Pieces That Transition From Season to Season

Decor Pieces That Transition From Season to Season with Balsam Hill at www.happyhourprojects.com | A Butterfly-Themed Spring Mantel

Happy Monday, friends!  This weekend is Mother’s Day, and to celebrate that a little bit early, my mom came over and we spent some time together on a spring decor project.  Balsam Hill challenged us to create a spring theme from items that are traditionally held as winter decor pieces, and sent us a few […]

Create a Fiesta in Under an Hour with RO*TEL Rockin’ Guac

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Made Easy with RO*TEL Rockin' Guac and Bud Light Lime-A-Ritas at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is promoted by ConAgra RO*TEL. Well, I think we’re finally shaking off the last of the snow here in Michigan (it snowed here last week, hopefully for the last time this spring) and I’m SO excited to finally move into warmer weather living!  It’s still unpredictable around here until at least June, so […]